Area wrestlers earn spots in state finals

Published 4:43pm Saturday, March 2, 2013

ST. PAUL — Three wrestlers from Albert Lea, and two from United South Central are in the state wrestling finals.

Tigers in the finals are Trevor Westerlund, Lucas Hansen and Triston Westerlund. Trevor will wrestle for third place against Brandon Moen of Owatonna. Hansen will wrestle for fifth place against Jose Rodriguez of Henry Sibley. Triston will compete for a championship against David Johnson of Apple Valley.

Rebels in the finals are Dylan Herman and Colten Carlson. Herman will face Eliot Jurries of Jackson County Centra, while Carlson will go against Porter Secrist of Wabasha-Kellog-Alma. Both matches are for third place.

Matches for third and fifth place start at 5 p.m. Championship matches begin at 7:30 p.m.